Dec 2, 2015

World's richest 10 percent produce 50 percent of CO2: Oxfam

The richest 10 percent of people produce half of Earth’s climate-harming fossil-fuel emissions, while the poorest half contribute a mere 10 percent, British charity Oxfam said in a study released Wednesday. Oxfam published the numbers as negotiators from 195 countries met in Paris to ...

What's the carbon footprint of an email?

Nov 26, 2015

What's the carbon footprint of an email?

A long list of seemingly harmless everyday actions contribute to emissions of carbon dioxide and other climate-altering greenhouse gases. Driving a car and flipping a light switch have a clear carbon footprint, but much less obvious is the harm caused by sending a simple ...